The Fair Trade Gift Fair is Here at Last!
The Fair Trade Gift Fair is on Saturday, May 7, 10 AM-2 PM in the parking lot.
Invite family, friends & neighbors to come. We’re looking forward to seeing you at the fair!
Here is a preview taste of some of the vendors who will be on hand offering wearables & shareables:
Bali Rose – Handcrafted sterling silver jewelry from Southeast Asia.
Beads and Baskets – Handcrafted Fair Trade baskets, beads, bags and household products handmade by artisans in Kenya
Beautyologie — Fair Trade and Ethical Beauty: Good for the people, Good for the Planet. Beautyologie is an online beauty marketplace that features fair trade and ethically sourced beauty products from mission-driven brands around the world that are committed to giving back to the communities they work with.
Elisha C – offering apparel, beauty products, jewelry, and home goods, Elisha C. is an ethical brand on a mission to end poverty through job creation, education, and empowerment. “Our purpose is to give villagers, refugees, and marginalized individuals the opportunity to gain self-sufficiency through employment that provides a fair & living wage. We work with artisans and producers all across Haiti and Syrian refugees in Beirut, Lebanon.”
Ten Thousand Villages – offering clothing, baskets, home decor, jewelry, cards, kitchenware, accessories from around the world. Purposeful goods and gifts crafted by hand for home and life.
Tribu Ecuador — Tribu is a small family owned business that is dedicated to bringing you imports from Ecuador. We specialize in handmade eco-friendly jewelry and alpaca wear. Our goal is to provide our customers with high quality merchandise and to support the Fair Trade industry.
Vida Verde — Eco Friendly boutique offering jewelry, accessories, wind chimes and other items. Fair Trade + Locally Made + Handmade + Women Made + Made in the USA
Also, our own Fair Trade Ministry tables will be filled with fair trade coffees, teas, chocolates – of course! — and other delectables. And Ascension Lutheran School Students will be there, too, offering tomato plants they’ve grown that will continue their growing in your garden, giving you delicious tomatoes later this summer.
The Fair Trade Fair is s not-to-be-missed, guaranteed good time with many ways to celebrate justice for people & our planet. See you there!